Monday, March 10, 2008

"Within this black hive to-night
There swarm a million bees;
Bees passing in and out the moon,
Bees escaping out the moon,
Bees returning through the moon,
Silver bees intently buzzing,
Silver honey dripping from the swarm of bees
Earth is a waxen cell of the world comb..."

excerpt from Cane by Jean Toomer


gina said...


Emmy said...

hi gina,

it's one of my favorite pieces from Cane.